§ Mr. Brockway
asked the Under-Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relations what salary is paid, respectively, to a white medical officer and an African medical officer with similar qualifications in Basutoland.
§ Mr. Alport
The salary scale for a European medical officer in Basutoland is £940–£1,515 per annum. For reasons explained in my reply to a Question by the hon. Member on 15th April, 1957, the scale for an African medical officer is 75 per cent of that for a European